Dan has been actively involved in sports medicine and sports science research for many years with multiple peer-reviewed publications in high-ranking academic journals. His research interests include injury epidemiology, injury prevention, return-to-play strategies, athletic profiling and the relationship between growth/maturation and performance and injury.

Injuries in elite-level women’s football – a two-year prospective study in the Irish Women’s National League

Players’, Head Coaches’, and Medical Personnels’ Knowledge and Perceptions of Injuries and Injury Prevention in Elite-Level Women’s Football in Ireland.

‘More than likely the men come first. That’s just very frustrating’. A qualitative exploration of contextual factors affecting the implementation of injury prevention initiatives and the provision of effective injury management in elite-level women’s club football in Ireland.

Peer-reviewed Publications